Find I Ching by Blofeld, John at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. I Ching translated by John Blofeld. John Blofeld () was a British writer on Asian religion and philosophy. His version of I Ching, puhblished originally. Results 1 – 30 of I Ching: Book of Changes by John Blofeld and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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One of the earlier English translations and apparently influential. The Book of Change.

I Ching: The Book of Change (Compass): John Blofeld: : Books

It happens to be the translation I began with when I started learning I Ching, about yrs ago. This translation of the I Ching has been especially prepared for practical use in divination.

The time now is Looks like every letter is a little smudged, as if the paperback has absorbed too much ink. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. A much more famous translation – into English – was done by James Legge in The introduction includes a very Confucian description of personal growth, as well as sound practical advice and examples about formulating a good question for consulting the I Ching.

Plume April cuing, Language: Not a translation; does not include any of the actual text or even the identities of the trigrams. Wilhelm TranslatorC.


…life can be translucent

Would you chjng to tell us about a lower price? We want you to be satisfied with your purchase. His own view on the practices and beliefs he encountered was always marked by admiration of this lived spirituality.

His teaching was so simple, yet so profound. Heavy wear to cover.

Wilhelm is still the richest version. A fairly free but nice-sounding version, all on one page and easy to save for later reading.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The most prominent version, and still in print, is the translation into German by Richard Wilhelm inwith a foreword by the psychoanalyst C.

These have the same source, but different names. Mencius Penguin Classics translated by D. Viewable piecemeal by consulting the oracle, or can be blpfeld as a.

Rare Book Cellar Published: I had the same version in my native language and wanted in english so my husband can read it too. Wilhelm’s version of the I Ching has in turn been translated to many other languages, also English in Instead he left in his second year for travels to China.

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An Anthology of I Ching by W. How to do a reading of the Tarot divination cards from what their images symbolize.

My teachings are simple; if you try to make a religion or science of them, they will elude you. This goes to show that the old saying, ‘Heaven punishes the guilty’, is not just an empty slogan. A word-for-word interlinear translation for digging deeper into the text; in the same vein as his I Ching translation.


Basic Writings translated by Burton Watson. It thus suffers unduly from its brevity. Write a customer review.

The verse is not included, there is not as much commentary, and he says that the latter is interpreted for the modern age, not literally translated. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Somewhat hard to read.

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Each hexagram is accompanied by an illustration. Persistence in a righteous course brings reward; but do not seek some new goal or destination ; it ojhn highly advantageous to consolidate the present position.

Will include dust jacket jjohn it originally came with one. Please try again later. The next five are a little left-of-center for me; but of course others may have different reactions. Accompanied by illustrations with varying degrees of erotic intensity, apparently favoring the woman-on-top position. I don’t think he ever stopped learning.